BOTANY 151 OUTLINE

Botany 151

Topical Outline

References to Mauseth, 2nd ed.

I.
Introduction to Plant Biology [Read and Study Ch. 1]

II.
Cell Structure [Ch. 3, 4]
A.
Read and Know Chapters 3 and 4
B.
Plant Cells
1.
Review Basic Cell Structure
2.
Special Features of Plant Cells
a.
Cell Walls
b.
Plant Cells and Turgor Pressure
c.
Plastids
C.
Origin of Eukaryotic Cells

III.
Angiosperm Structure [Ch,. 5-9]
A.
Morphology
B.
Plant Tissues [Ch. 5]
C.
Vegetative Primary Growth
1.
Stems [Ch. 5]
2.
Leaves [Ch. 6]
3.
Roots [Ch. 7]
D.
Secondary Growth [Ch. 8]
E.
Reproduction and Flower Structure and Function [Ch. 9]

IV.
Energy: Respiration and Photosynthesis [Ch. 10, 11]
A.
Review Respiration
B.
Photosynthesis

V.
Nutrition and Growth [Ch. 12-14]
A.
Transport Processes [Ch. 12]
B.
Plant Nutrition [Ch. 13]
C.
Regulation of Growth and Development (Hormones) [Ch. 14]

VI.
Genetics and Plants [Ch. 15, 16; Review Ch. 4]
A.
Review of Basic Mendelian Genetics
B.
Polyploidy [weak in book]
C.
Extranuclear Inheritance [weak in book]
D.
Transpositional Elements


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